Paladin waiting for price rebound to reopen Malawi uranium mine

Uranium miner Paladin Energy would spend some A$16-million a year on its Kayelekera mine, in Malawi, to ensure that the operation was ready to resume production once the uranium price rebounded. Speaking to Mining Weekly ....

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Malawi tobacco production, economic reactor

Malawi's economy is based primarily on the agricultural sector, which employs about 85% of the workforce.In 2013, the growth was 5% through improved agricultural performance, including the production of tobacco. In 2014, agriculture has benefited from measures ....

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Extracting poverty in mines worth billions in Malawi

A 2012 Malawi National Export Strategy details that Malawi produced minerals worth K21.9 billion in 2010 and K23.7 billion in 2011. Not only does the strategy add that Malawi exported K17.8 billion in 2010 and ....

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Police deployed at Paladin’s Kayelekera uranium mine, 5 arrested

Employees at Kayelekera Uranium Mine in Karonga have threatened to damage the mine owned by Paladin Resource Limited after management reportedly refused to give them the demanded salary percentage increase. Police have since arrested five ....

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Is there any proper regulation of radioactivity in Malawi’s uranium mines?

Does this mean that Paladin does not offer protective clothing including protective glasses to its employees? This is a no-brainer for someone dealing with radioactive substance business. I am shocked! It seems Paladin is taking ....

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Community threatens to block road to Paladin’s Kayelekela uranium mine

Despite mounting condemnation from organisations claiming legitimate representation of the business community in Karonga, some individuals say they are set to block the road to Kayelekera uranium mine on Tuesday. But Paladin Energy Limited's General ....

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Joyce Banda Must Continue to Pray as Low Uranium Prices Hit Paladin Energy

In January, at the launch of the Government of Malawi, World Bank and European Union Malawi Mining Growth and Governance Support Project, Malawi’s president Joyce Banda hailed Paladin’s contribution to Malawi’s economy and expressed that ....

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Kayelekera Uranium Mine and Economic Development in Malawi

Summary Malawi’s role as a labour supplying country to South African mines was halted by the HIV scare in 1987 and as a result, the Government of Malawi has ventured into its own mineral exploration, ....

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World Bank to support Malawi’s emerging mining sector

The World Bank Board of Directors has approved a $25million credit to support the Malawi Government improve management and governance of its nascent mining sector. The funds will be provided through the Mining Governance and ....

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Petra advocates 40 percent stake in Paladin’s Kayelekera uranium mine

People’s Transformation Party (Petra) says the Joyce Banda administration should renegotiate the deal with Paladin Africa on the stake in Kayelekera Uranium mine. The party says 40 percent would be more ideal than the current ....

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Uranium miner Paladin Energy says Malawi drying and packaging plant off-line

PERTH (miningweekly.com) – Uranium miner Paladin Energy on Monday reported that the drying and packaging plant at the Kayelekera uranium operation, in Malawi, was temporarily off-line owing to a planned maintenance shutdown. CEO John Borshoff said that ....

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